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Boston College vs. Northern Illinois: Game Time, How To Watch, Previews and More

It's Week 4 on the Heights

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Good morning, Boston College! It's Saturday, September 26, and for the fourth straight week, it's Game Day on the Heights. This week, BC looks to get back in to the win column against Northern Illinois. Here are your key game day facts:

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There are still so many unknowns about this BC team - even moreso after starting QB Darius Wade went down with a season-ending injury. We really have no idea what the offense is going to look like tomorrow, and if they're going to be able to move the ball. With NIU being a pretty even matchup and a swing game on the schedule, this is a key game if BC is going to progress toward a winning season.

Date, Time and Venue

Game Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Kickoff Time: 1:00 PM

Venue: Alumni Stadium, Chestnut Hill, Mass.

Ticket and stadium info: Get your tickets at or at the box office on game day.

TV, Streaming and Radio Information

How to watch:

The game will be streamed online at the WatchESPN app. It will not be on regular TV.

How to listen:

WEEI 850 AM and

The Matchup 


Boston College 2-1 (0-1 ACC)
Northern Illinois 2-1 (0-0 MAC)

Last time vs. NIU:

BC last faced NIU in 1971, winning at home, 20-10.

ACC Out Of Town Scoreboard

12:00 PM Georgia Tech at Duke (ESPN2)
12:00 PM LSU at Syracuse (ESPN)
12:30 PM Delaware at UNC
12:30 PM Indiana at Wake Forest
3:30 PM Virginia Tech at ECU (ABC/ESPN2)
6:00 PM Samford at Louisville
8:00 PM NC State at South Alabama (ESPN News)